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And The Winner Is .. #netvis2014

  So last Friday evening the IIA Net Visionary Awards were held in Dublin As we mentioned earlier we were sponsoring one of the categories – The Best Web Developer for ingenious engineering and meticulous delivery This year’s winners were Software Design and here’s a photo of them with me and IIA CEO Joan Mulvihill on […]

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Heading to the Net Visionaries? See You There!

As mentioned previously, we’re sponsoring one of the categories in this year’s IIA Net Visionary awards. We’re sponsoring the “Most Joyous to look at and splendid to use Web Design” category and one of us – though we haven’t decided who yet, will present the award tonight. This time round there are three of us […]

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Giving A Little Back To The Community

I’m never entirely sure where you’re meant to draw the line between being a “startup” and being something else.. When you stop being a “startup” do you become a “grownup” company? How can you tell you’re no longer a startup? In any case a lot of our clients, both in Ireland and overseas, are startups. […]

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Every Time You Register A Domain Name with a Hyphen, a Puppy Dies

Think of the Puppies!

Anyone who knows me knows that I’m passionate about the Internet. They’ll probably also tell you that I’m very passionate about domains and marketing. A good domain, in my opinion, can make or break a business. If you’re too “clever” people won’t be able to find you, or send you email. Sure, if you’re a […]

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Blacknight Sponsor 10th Annual Cork Lifelong Learning Festival

We’ve been sponsors of the Cork Lifelong Learning Festival for the last couple of years and are delighted to be involved again this year. Details below: Blacknight Sponsor 10th Annual Cork Lifelong Learning Festival Leading domain registrar continues commitment to local education March 4, 2013 – Carlow, Ireland – Ireland’s leading domain registrar and hosting […]

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Press Release : Blacknight Sponsor the 2012 Irish Web Awards

We’re strong believers in industry awards that are inclusive so we’re delighted to be involved with this year’s Irish Web Awards Press release below Blacknight Sponsor the 2012 Irish Web Awards October 8, 2012 – Carlow, Ireland – Leading domain and hosting company Blacknight have announced sponsorship of the 2012 Irish Web Awards. Blacknight, an […]

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Rathaus (Town hall) in Vienna, Austria

Talking Malware At RIPE 63

Image via Wikipedia RIPE 63 is being held this week in Vienna, Austria and I’ll be heading out to the meeting tomorrow (assuming Air France’s industrial actions don’t affect me!) One of the areas that I’m particularly interested in is network abuse and as such I’ll be presenting on Tuesday afternoon as part of the […]

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